This exciting hands-on 2-week course is perfect for students aged 15+ years looking to make a big leap into making!
Modelmaking is perfect if you're interested in making or design, and have an imaginative and experimental mind – from the precision of Formula One, to the Fantasy of Star Wars, it all starts here.
As a modelmaker, you'll be in high demand across the creative industries - the possibilities are endless, and the skills you'll learn on this fast-paced course will be transferrable to many different career or study paths.
Through a series of practical workshops and tutor-led sessions you'll be introduced to the processes, techniques, and finishing skills used by the professional creative industries to make models, props, and prototypes.
You'll use industry-standard materials, techniques, and tools used in media, design, architectural, and marketing industries.
Course highlights include:
— Safe use of materials and tools
— Introduction to fundamental and advanced materials
— Moulding and casting techniques
— Sculpting workshop
— Construction techniques for architecture, design, and media
— Laser cutting & 3D printing techniques
— Introduction to specialist digital modelling
— Finishing and painting techniques
— Fabrication and pattern making for media
Your course tutors will offer guidance and support you with your creative applications, as well as feedback on your artwork and offer advice for your future creative studies.